The laboratory of Prof. Arlotta seeks a motivated lab assistant who will perform basic laboratory duties involving the collection of data and the preparation of experiments, in support of research focused on programming, reprogramming and modeling of the mammalian cerebral cortex.
Reporting to faculty member, postdoctoral fellows and PhD students, the lab assistant will set up and assist with experiments that may involve laboratory animals, record experimental data and maintain records of lab procedures. The laboratory assistant will be expected to perform general laboratory maintenance such as media and chemical solutions prep, washing and drying laboratory glassware and plastic ware; as well as stocking glassware, media, and solutions on the lab floors.
This is a one year term position with the possibility of extension based on availability of continued funding and satisfactory performance.
Working Conditions: May be required to lift, move and transport related laboratory equipment. May be required to work with a variety of hazardous materials. May be required to work with and handle animals.
All formal written offers will be made by FAS HR.
Salary Grade: 048
Union: 55 - Hvd Union Cler & Tech Workers
High school graduate
Skills and Experience: College level coursework and one year of laboratory work experience preferred. Strong organization skills and attention to detail.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER: We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Internal Number: 51870BR
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